Arrhythmic complications associated with the treatment of patients with congenital cardiac disease: consensus definitions from the Multi-Societal Database Committee for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease.

@article{Deal2008ArrhythmicCA,
  title={Arrhythmic complications associated with the treatment of patients with congenital cardiac disease: consensus definitions from the Multi-Societal Database Committee for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease.},
  author={Barbara J. Deal and Constantine Mavroudis and Jeffrey Phillip Jacobs and Melanie Gevitz and Carl Lewis Backer},
  journal={Cardiology in the young},
  year={2008},
  volume={18 Suppl 2},
  pages={202-5}
}
A detailed hierarchal nomenclature of arrhythmias is offered with definition of its applications to diagnosis and complications. The conceptual and organizational approach to discussion of arrhythmias employs the following sequence: location--mechanism--aetiology--duration. The classification of arrhythmias is heuristically divided into an anatomical… CONTINUE READING